Strawberry Lemonade Recipe
Strawberry Lemonade is made with just 5 ingredients and ready in minutes! It makes a refreshing drink perfect for everyday and when entertaining, showers and tailgating.
Prep Time10 mins
Total Time10 mins
Servings: 8 servings
- 2 cups granulated sugar
- 1 cup hot water
- 2 1/2 cups strawberry puree (about 1 pint fresh strawberries, hulled)
- 2 cups fresh lemon juice
- 5 cups cold water
- lemon slices
- strawberry slices
Add sugar to a gallon pitcher and pour hot water over sugar, stirring to dissolve. Add strawberries to a blender or food processor and puree. Add the strawberry puree, fresh lemon juice, and cold water to the pitcher. Stir until well-combined. Refrigerate until ready to serve. When ready to serve, add ice, fresh lemon slices, fresh strawberry slices, and/ or mint, if desired. Keep refrigerated.
Strawberry lemonade will keep in the refrigerator for up to 3 days without the fresh fruit or mint added to the liquid.
If your children do not enjoy the pulp of strawberries, strain the strawberry puree through a fine mesh strainer before adding to the pitcher.
Calories: 180kcal | Carbohydrates: 40g | Protein: 1g | Fat: 1g | Saturated Fat: 1g